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Kisan Suvidha Loan: Check Features, Benefits, Loan Amount, Interest Rate and Method to Apply

Abha Toppo
Abha Toppo
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Farmers need loans for various purposes like buying new land or purchasing/modernizing farm machinery, building grain storage sheds, constructing irrigation channels or any other farm activity. In India, there are many government as well as private banks that offer agriculture loans to the farmers. One such lender is Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Limited.  

Ujjivan Small Finance Bank Ltd. is a mass-market focused bank that caters to financially unserved & underserved segments and is also committed to building financial inclusion in India. The bank offers Agri Group Loans, Kisan Suvidha Loan and Kisan Pragati Card to the farmers. But in this article, we will focus on Kisan Suvidha Loan.

What is Kisan Suvidha Loan?

Kisan Suvidha Loan is basically purpose -based loans that are given to farmers for a range of agricultural & allied activities. It provides flexible repayment options as per the activity cash flow. It covers the following activities;

  • Dairy

  • Sericulture

  • Goat Rearing

  • Poly Nursery

  • Betel vine

  • Pig Farming

  • Fishery

  • Mushroom Farming

  • Sheep Rearing

  • Poultry

  • Floriculture

  • Apiculture

  • Arecanut Farm Maintenance

  • Farm Implements Purchase

  • Vegetable Farm Maintenance

  • Coconut Farm Maintenance

Features/Benefits of Kisan Suvidha Loan

Loan Amount -   Rs. 60,000 to Rs. 2, 00,000

Loan Tenure - 24 months

Rate of Interest - 23.25 percent per annum on a reducing balance method (governed by the MCLR based pricing policy of the bank).

Processing Fee – 1 percent of loan amount (excluding applicable GST).

Credit Bureau Charges -   Rs. 20 (including applicable GST).

Stamp duty - As per state act.

How to apply for Kisan Suvidha Loan

In order to apply or avail Kisan Suvidha Loan, farmers will have to visit the official website - www.ujjivansfb.in/ or they can visit the nearest branch. Then fill in the application form and submit it with required documents (like aadhaar card, address proof, photo etc.) to the concerned bank official.

Ujjivan Small Finance Bank had launched Kisan Suvidha loan’ last year for small & marginal farmers of the country

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